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There are 4 ways to get from Anchorage to Vancouver by plane, shuttle, train, car ferry or car

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Fly to Vancouver  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Anchorage (ANC) to Vancouver (YVR) ANC - YVR

$154 - $416

3 alternative options

Fly to Bellingham, shuttle  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Anchorage (ANC) to Bellingham (BLI) ANC - BLI
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Bellingham Airport, WA to Vancouver, BC - Vancouver Hotels

$207 - $487

Train, car ferry  •  3 days 13 h

  1. Take the train from Anchorage to Whittier
  2. Take the car ferry from Whittier to Bellingham, WA
  3. Take the train from Bellingham Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station

$609 - $2,943

Drive  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Drive from Anchorage to Vancouver 2211.6 miles

$290 - $430

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The cheapest way to get from Anchorage to Vancouver is to fly which costs $150 - $420 and takes 6 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Anchorage to Vancouver is to fly which costs $150 - $420 and takes 6 h 2 min.

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The distance between Anchorage and Vancouver is 1331 miles. The road distance is 2211.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Anchorage to Vancouver without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 3 days 13 h and costs $600 - $3,000.

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Anchorage to Vancouver, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Anchorage Airport to Vancouver Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 10 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Anchorage to Vancouver is 2212 miles. It takes approximately 2 days 1 h to drive from Anchorage to Vancouver.

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Air Canada, Delta and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Anchorage Airport to Vancouver Airport.

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There are 603+ hotels available in Vancouver. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Anchorage to Anchorage Airport is to line 40 bus which takes 23 min and costs $2.

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Map of how to get from Anchorage to Vancouver.
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  • Distance: 1330.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

What companies run services between Anchorage, AK, USA and Vancouver, Canada?

Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Delta fly from Anchorage to Vancouver every 4 hours.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Anchorage to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Anchorage to Bellingham via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $450
Flights from Anchorage to Bellingham via Portland, Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $450
Flights from Anchorage to Bellingham via Fairbanks, Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $450
Flights from Anchorage to Bellingham via Juneau, Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $450
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Anchorage to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Anchorage to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Train operators
Alaska Railroad
Phone
800.544.0552 / 907.265.2494
Email
reservations@akrr.com
Website
alaskarailroad.com
Train from Anchorage to Whittier
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Schedules at
alaskarailroad.com
Adventure Class
$30 - $95
Goldstar Service
$150 - $180
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bellingham Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Quick Shuttle
Website
quickcoach.com
Shuttle from Bellingham Airport, WA to Vancouver, BC - Vancouver Hotels
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
quickcoach.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Whittier to Bellingham, WA
Ave. Duration
3 days 7 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Book at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$550 - $800
Vehicle
$1,900 - $2,800

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